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House of Commons Votes and Proceedings
Friday 16th June 2006

The House met at half-past Nine o'clock.

1    The Speaker's Absence,—The House being met, and the Speaker having leave of absence pursuant to paragraph (3) of Standing Order No. 3 (Deputy Speaker), Sir Alan Haselhurst, the Chairman of Ways and Means, proceeded to the Table.

PRAYERS.

2    The Chairman of Ways and Means took the Chair as Deputy Speaker, pursuant to the Standing Order.

3    Road Traffic Regulation (Location Filming) Bill,—The Order for reading the Road Traffic Regulation (Location Filming) Bill a second time on Friday 14th July was read and discharged.

    Bill withdrawn.

4    Motion to sit in private,—Mr Andrew Dismore moved, That the House sit in private.

    The Deputy Speaker put the Question forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 163 (Motions to sit in private).

    The House divided.

      Tellers for the Ayes, Mr Andrew Dismore, Dan Norris: 0.

      Tellers for the Noes, Mr Jim Devine, Sir Peter Soulsby: 85.

    So the Question was negatived.

5    Public Petitions,—Public Petitions from—

    (1) the British Chinese Community against the new immigration rules on Indefinite Leave to Remain; and

    (2) residents of Greenwich, Bexley and neighbouring areas for a review and strengthening of the law concerning the possession and use of knives

    were presented and read; and ordered to lie upon the Table and to be printed.

6    International Development (Reporting and Transparency) Bill,—The House, according to Order, proceeded to consider the International Development (Reporting and Transparency) Bill, as amended in the Standing Committee.

    A Clause (NC5) (Suitability of Millennium Development Goals)—(Mr Christopher Chope)—brought up and read the first time.

    Question proposed, That the Clause be read a second time:—Clause, by leave, withdrawn.

    Another Clause (NC6) (Annual reports: parliamentary approval)—(Mr Edward Leigh)—brought up and read the first time.

    Question put, That the Clause be read a second time.

    The House divided.

      Tellers for the Ayes, Mr Edward Leigh, Mr Christopher Chope: 8.

      Tellers for the Noes, Dan Norris, Mr George Mudie: 93.

    Amendment (No. 15) proposed to the Bill, in page 3, line 32, at the end, to insert the words—

    '(e) promoting the establishment of a link between the commitment of aid and the reduction of corruption in recipient countries.'.—(Mr Christopher Chope.)

    Question put, That the Amendment be made.

The House divided.

      Tellers for the Ayes, Philip Davies, Mr Christopher Chope: 4.

      Tellers for the Noes, Dan Norris, Mr George Mudie: 96.

    A Motion was made, and the Question being put, That the Bill be now read the third time.

    The House divided.

      Tellers for the Ayes, Tony Cunningham, Mr Kevan Jones: 115.

      Tellers for the Noes, Dan Norris, Mr George Mudie: 0.

    So the Question was agreed to.

    The Bill was, accordingly, read the third time, and passed.

7    Crown Employment (Nationality) Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Crown Employment (Nationality) Bill;

    Dawn Primarolo acquainted the House, That she had it in command from the Queen to acquaint the House that Her Majesty, having been informed of the purport of the Bill, has consented to place Her prerogative and interest, so far as they are affected by the Bill, at the disposal of Parliament for the purposes of the Bill.

    And objection being taken to further proceeding;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th July.

8    Green Belt Reform Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Green Belt Reform Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 20th October.

9    Children's Food Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for resuming the adjourned Debate on the Question proposed on 28th October, That the Children's Food Bill be now read a second time;

    Ordered, That the Debate be resumed on Friday 14th July.

10    Attendance Allowance and Disability Living Allowance Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Attendance Allowance and Disability Living Allowance Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 20th October.

11    Licensing of Child Location Services Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Licensing of Child Location Services Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th July.

12    Humber Bridge Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Humber Bridge Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th July.

13    International Development (Anti-Corruption Audit) Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the International Development (Anti-Corruption Audit) Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 20th October.

14    Pharmaceutical Labelling (Warning of Cognitive Function Impairment) Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Pharmaceutical Labelling (Warning of Cognitive Function Impairment) Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th July.

15    Energy Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Energy Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 20th October.

16    Food Supplements (European Communities Act 1972 Disapplication) Bill,—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Food Supplements (European Communities Act 1972 Disapplication) Bill;

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th July.

17    Harbours Bill [Lords],—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Harbours Bill [Lords];

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th July.

18    Dynamic Demand Appliances Bill [Lords],—The Order of the day being read, for the Second Reading of the Dynamic Demand Appliances Bill [Lords];

    Ordered, That the Bill be read a second time on Friday 14th July.

19    Adjournment,—Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—(Tony Cunningham.)

    And accordingly, the House, having continued to sit till three minutes to Three o'clock, adjourned till Monday 19th June.

[Adjourned at 2.57 p.m.

Sir Alan Haselhurst

Deputy Speaker


Mr Speaker will take the Chair at half-past Two o'clock on Monday next.


APPENDIX

Papers presented or laid upon the Table:

Papers subject to Negative Resolution:

1    Environmental Protection,—Ozone Depleting Substances (Qualifications) Regulations 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1510), dated 8th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Secretary David Miliband].

2    Family Law,—Child Support (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1520), dated 13th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Mr Secretary Hutton].

3    Judicial Appointments and Discipline,—Judicial Appointments and Discipline (Modification of Offices) (No. 2) Order 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1551), dated 11th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Ms Harriet Harman].

4    Local Government,—(1) Bus Lane Contraventions (Approved Local Authorities) (England) (Amendment) (No. 3) Order 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1516), dated 13th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Mr Secretary Alexander]; and

    (2) Local Government (Assistants for Political Groups) (Remuneration) (England) Order 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1509), dated 12th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Secretary Ruth Kelly].

5    Museums and Galleries,—Natural History Museum (Authorised Repositories) Order 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1547), dated 15th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Secretary Tessa Jowell].

6    National Health Service,—National Health Service (Primary Medical Services and Pharmaceutical Services) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1501), dated 5th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Ms Secretary Hewitt].

7    Race Relations,—(1) Draft Code of Practice on Racial Equality in Housing England;

    (2) draft Code of Practice on Racial Equality in Housing Scotland; and

    (3) draft Code of Practice on Racial Equality in Housing Wales

    [by Act] [Secretary Ruth Kelly].

8    Road Traffic,—Road Traffic (Permitted Parking Area and Special Parking Area) (City of Kingston upon Hull) Order 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1515), dated 13th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Mr Secretary Alexander].

9    Sea Fisheries,—Sea Fishing (Marking and Identification of Passive Fishing Gear and Beam Trawls) (England) Order 2006 (S.I., 2006, No. 1549), dated 13th June 2006 [by Act], with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Secretary David Miliband].

Other Papers:

10    Government Resources and Accounts,—Reports and Accounts for 2005-06 of the—

    (1) Pesticides Safety Directorate; and

    (2) Veterinary Medicines Directorate,

    with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General thereon [by Act]; to be printed [Nos. 1118 and 1134] [Secretary David Miliband].

11    Mexico (No. 1, 2006),—Agreement, done at Vienna on 12th May 2006, between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the United Mexican States for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments, with an Explanatory Memorandum [by Command] [Cm. 6860] [Secretary Margaret Beckett].

12    National Audit,—Report by the Comptroller and Auditor General on Department of Health: The National Programme for IT in the NHS [by Act]; to be printed [No. 1173] [Clerk of the House].



 
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